NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 19, 1975
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(Studio) FBI testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee with regard to its activities in with regard to Martin Luther King, Junior in 1960's.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) [Dep. associate FBI director James ADAMS - says doesn't know what anonymous letter to King meant.] [Chairperson Frank CHURCH - says letter is no Christmas card.] [ADAMS - agrees.] [CHURCH - reads section of letter saying there is but 1 way out for King. Asks what does it mean.] [ADAMS - says doesn't know.] [CHURCH - asks Adams to disown statement.] [ADAMS - says letter improper. Can't justify it being prepared or sent.] Congress may redefine FBI limits.
REPORTER: Carl Stern
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